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Intro to Diabetes & Massage Therapy

June 30 @9:00 am -1:00 pm

$100

4 CEUs – $100

With Instructor: Debbie Romano, RN, LMT


Course Description:
This class will teach those licensed to touch the benefits of massage therapy for a diabetic and will highlight the three types of diabetes a professional may see in their practice. Therapists will learn how to recognize the signs of low blood sugar and how it is treated. Therapists will learn how diabetes is managed in western medicine and how it is approached by complementary and alternative medicines.Therapists will learn the important contraindications to be aware of when working with a diabetic client. At the course conclusion students will have the skills to be able to safely and confidently provide a massage to a person with diabetes.

Learning Objectives
1. Students will define the physiological effects of diabetes on the body.
2. Students will identify precautions and contraindications of massage on a client with diabetes.
3. Students will demonstrate correct ROM techniques for the neck, shoulders, wrists, hips, knees, and ankles on client with diabetes.
4. Students will identify and demonstrate massage techniques that can be used on a client with diabetes.

About the Instructor:
Deborah Romano is a registered nurse and licensed massage therapist and she has provided care to patients in both home and hospital environments. She has found massage therapy to be an essential part of many patients’ treatment and preventative care plans. Deborah has constructed a series of introductory medical massage classes to be taught at CNW.

Details

Date:
June 30
Time:
9:00 am -1:00 pm
Early Bird Rate:
$100
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.schedulicity.com/scheduling/CFNWED

Organizer

CNWSMT Continuing Education
Phone:
(518) 489-4026
Email:
rsavageau@cnwsmt.com
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Other

CE Hours
4
Instructors
Debbie Romano

Venue

Center For Natural Wellness School Of Massage Therapy
3 Cerone Commercial Drive
Albany, NY 12205 United States
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Phone:
(518) 489-4026

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Center For Natural Wellness
School Of Massage Therapy
3 Cerone Commercial Drive
Albany, NY 12205
Administrative Office: (518) 489-4026
Student Massage Clinic: (518) 489-4068
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